North NO Rehabilitation Center / Rehabiliteringssenteret Nord-Norges Kurbat (Tromso, US)

A physical rehabilitation center, founded in 1952 and situated at Tromsø, 70 degrees north. The institution has 95 beds and serves the community with ambulant physiotherapy. The patients come mainly from the three northern counties of Norway (an area the size of Great Britain), and the booking lists have been large for years. The institution has about 70 employees. The institution operates its own health food store. In December 1979 the center moved into new facilities on a beautiful and attractive piece of land that was sold to the rehabilitation center in 1974 by the local municipality. The new building contains two large swimming pools, a gymnasium, and all necessary rooms for training the patients. Managers: Th. Sjølyst, 1952-1955; Arne Dyresen, 1955-1964; Helge Andvik, 1964-1980; Ha...

From the Seventh-day Adventist Encyclopedia. Published with permission from the Review and Herald Publishing Association.

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